Hoskin Family History

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Hoskin Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Osekin, a pet form of the various personal names with an Old English first element os ‘god’. Compare, for example, Osborn, Osgood, and Osmond, or its Old Norse cognate ás. For the inorganic initial H-, compare Herrick.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Haskin, Joslin, Godkin, Hopkin, Hocking, Askin, Soskin, Botkin

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Hoskin Family Origin

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Hoskin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Miner

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Miner and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoskin. A less common occupation for the Hoskin family was Laborer. The most common Hoskin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Hoskin's were Farmers.

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Hoskin Historical Records

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Hoskin Life Expectancy

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